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Re: [css-animations] CSS animations and non-interactive media

From: Sylvain Galineau <galineau@adobe.com>
Date: Tue, 28 May 2013 12:05:10 -0700
To: Sylvain Galineau <galineau@adobe.com>, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CDCA4D84.4EC4%galineau@adobe.com>

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>[Rik Cabanier:]
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>> I'm unsure if this is that weird of an edge case.
>You're suggesting that someone wants to set a bunch of properties to
>a set of values and keep those values frozen for a practically infinite
>amount of time. Why wouldn't they do that using plain CSS rulesets instead
>of contriving a frozen animation?
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>Without a use-case that seems somewhat reasonable I don't think this is
>an issue.

Chatting further with Rik we agree this specific use-case was somewhat
contrived
but css-animations does support animation-play-state: paused. This is
definitely
a case where printing the page as if the animation was not there at all
seems
user-unfriendly. 

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